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The Xbox One is no longer a games console

I've recently become a fan of Iain M. Banks' Culture novels. I know, I know, rather late to the game, but I had generally preferred his straight …

Anachronistic

Advice for 20-Somethings From Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Geniuses

If you’re young and your career is in its early days, you’ve likely been privy to plenty of career truisms and clichés.<p>But if “follow your passion,” …

Self-improvement

The Murky Etiquette of Ride-Hailing Services

Lyft and Uber are somewhere in between cruising with your pals and a chauffeur. How do you navigate the social norms of the on-demand driving economy?<p>Harry Campbell is used to people throwing up in his car. He's also shuttled around amorous couples who were going at it in the back seat. The Los …

How Often Should a Happy Couple Have Sex?

An investigation<p>Men aren’t the only ones who feel self-conscious about how often they’re having sex. (Wait: You do, right, men? I know nothing about you. I kind of just assumed.)<p>When a woman complains to her friends that she’s having a rough patch with her boyfriend, the first thing they’ll ask is …

Relationships

Here's how much America's affluent really spend on vacation

That's according to a new study by BMO Private Bank, which notes that the average affluent American (those with over $1 million in investible assets) spends a total of $13,249 a year on leisure travel.<p>Here's how that money is spent.<p><b>Spending per trip:</b> On average, HNWI shell out $2,902 per vacation. …

Travel

9 Things You Need to Immediately Stop Doing on Facebook

Facebook's offers brands awesome power to connect with their customers. But, as with great power in any context, sometimes that power is abused.<p>"... …

3 Bad Habits That Get in the Way of Your Happiness | Inc.com

Want to be happy?<p>Happiness, to some extent, is a choice and not a condition. We decide what we do and the outlook we have on the world every single day. If something actively makes us unhappy, we have the self-control to break our detrimental habits and replace them with things that make us feel …

Happiness

The world's most alcohol-dependent countries

Britain’s relationship with booze is not always a healthy one. The very existence of Alcohol Awareness Week, which starts today, is proof that we need a bit of a steer towards sobriety.<p>But Britain is by no means the country with the biggest dependence on alcohol. Using data from the World Health …

Alcohol
Bill Simmons

18 Of The Funniest Pranks People Have Actually Played In Real Life

Take your inspiration from the best.<p>For years I told my younger brother that he needed to stop annoying me or my parents would send him away like they had my older brother. I'm the oldest child, no older brother ever existed. He bought it every time; I even changed the name of the older brother …

15 things that immediately become second nature when you move to Chicago

The time has come. You’ve finally made it. Chicago! Life is different now—a little faster, brighter, at times smellier. It’s everything you hoped it …

Guardiola exit not end of world for Bayern, says Rummenigge

The FCB chief is unconcerned about a potential departure at the end of the season and has stressed Pep is not in sole charge of the club's transfer …